Give More Than You Take Quotes by Calvin Coolidge, Kina Grannis, Bill Cosby, Christopher Reeve, Khalil Gibran, Judd Apatow and many others.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
In finding love, I think it’s important to be patient. In being in a relationship, I think it’s important to be honest, to communicate, to respect and trust, and to strive to give more than you take.
It’s more blessed to give than to receive – especially kittens.
You’ve got to give more than you take.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Don’t be a jerk. Try to love everyone. Give more than you take. And do it despite the fact that you only really like about seven out of 500 people.
I think many of my students have followed the advice I gave years ago, to give more than you take.